Christmas in Jars: Snowball Truffles

Gifts in Jars: Snowball Truffles

Baking cakes and making candy is my language of love during the holiday season. So when I decided to join my friends Andrea, Jessica and Angie for a whole week about Christmas in Jars, I knew that making something sweet was the way to go. But I also wanted to do something super easy. After trying a few different recipes, I kind of stumbled upon … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Cake

gingerbread cake

Hello Shabby Creek readers, it's Emily from The Benson Street. I hope you are enjoying the cooler weather and the holidays coming soon. I love decorating gingerbread houses at Christmas, but normally when I decorate them I don't end up getting to enjoy any of the gingerbread. Luckily I've found a way to enjoy the flavor of gingerbread in a much … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Mulled Punch

Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Mulled Punch PM

Happy November my Shabby Creek friends! It's me Claire from A Little CLAIREification and I can't believe we have just a little over two weeks until Thanksgiving.  Are you hosting guests this year or are you maybe traveling to see family or friends? Either way, this Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Mulled Punch is delicious and it's going to make your … [Read more...]

Chocolate Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies

Hi there Shabby Creek readers! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back with another fabulous dessert recipe for you. I promised you a pumpkin treat and I'm here to deliver. You're going to love my fall twist on this classic goody. My Chocolate Pumpkin Swirl Brownies are irresistible. Trust me, I tried. ;)   These sweet Pumpkin … [Read more...]

Broccoli Cheddar Soup {a 15 minute meal}

Broccoli Cheddar Soup - a 15 minute meal using pantry & freezer ingredients

When temperatures start to fall, it seems like I can't wait to fill my tummy with warm soups, stews and chili. That yummy, soul soothing food is what I crave this time of year. But, with marching band season still in full swing, there's not a lot of time to make those things that take hours of simmering away on the stove. Which is why my 15 minute … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Soup | Easy CrockPot Meals

Delicious Slow Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Soup PM2

Fall is here and as the cooler weather starts to move in I am always looking for hearty and delicious soup recipes to take the chill off.  Pair that with trying to find recipes that the entire family loves and it means I am constantly on the hunt. This Slow Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Soup has officially been declared a favorite by ALL of my … [Read more...]

Baked Apple Cider Doughnuts {Gluten-Free}

apple cider doughnuts

Hi there Shabby Creek friends! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back to welcome you to the first day of October with a sweet Fall dessert recipe. These apple doughnuts are the perfect way to enjoy this colorful new season. To me, nothing says Fall quite like sweet, apple cider. It's the star ingredient in my Baked Apple Cider Doughnuts. … [Read more...]

Easy Apple Cake Recipe (with a GIVEAWAY!)

easy apple cake recipe

Now that school is back in full swing and fall is creeping up on us whether we like it or not, I'm ready to make my fall staple: Apple Cake. When my husband and I first started dating, he took me to meet his parents, where I sat down and helped my mother-in-law make this cake, and I've been hooked ever since. It's a super easy recipe, but I really … [Read more...]

pom hula-tini cocktail


I'm grasping on to summer and holding on as fierce and as long as I can, because each day seems to bring us closer to fall. I'm a summer girl at heart, and would rather spend my days barefoot on the beach if I had my way. Alas, school is in session, summer is drawing the end all too quickly, but that doesn't mean that I'm going to give up my summer … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Sugar Popovers

cinnamon sugar popovers

Hi there Shabby Creek friends! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back to give you another fantastic desert recipe. This sweet bread is so incredibly easy to make. I'm sure it will be one of your favorites. When I want to quickly add some homemade bread to my dinners, popovers are always my first choice. They're light and flaky and let's … [Read more...]